Mini ipad goes on sale in Dubai
Many online retailers have started selling the Apple's newly launched 7.9-inch iPad mini on the grey market but for a hefty premium and some have already started pre-bookings for the device. The iPad mini, which hit stores on Friday globally, starts at $329 (Dh1,207) for the 16gigabyte, WiFi only version. Larger 32GB and 64GB versions will cost $429 and $529, respectively. But in the UAE, retailers are selling the 16GB WiFi version for Dh1,999; 32GB for Dh2299 and 64GB WiFi for Dh2950. Not only that, many retailers have started selling the Microsoft's 32GB Surface RT tablet with cover for Dh2,999 instead of the official price tag of $599 and some have already started pre-bookings for Nokia's new Lumia 920 Windows Phone 8 which is expected to be launched officially in the middle of the month.